On Nine Years of Marriage…

My anniversary was last week – nine years of absolutely-almost-always-perfect bliss.  Believe me when I say I could not ask for more. On the day of our anniversary, we had plans, made months ago, for a summer evening picnic and jazz concert.  Unfortunately work intervened and I ended up working until 10:30 pm, he ended…

Playing Catch Up…

I’ve fallen pretty far behind on reviews, so this is just a quick post to write about WHAT I’ve been reading, and what you might expect in the near future.  If there’s a book you want to hear more about, let me know! WWW.Wake by  Robert Sawyer —  a really interesting story; I didn’t always…

This Week’s Blog Hop

This week on the Blog Hop, hosted by Crazy-for-Books, the question is, what is your favorite new-to-you author this year? So many choices! I thought about Gail Carriger, Suzanne Collins, Garth Nix, C.S. Harris, and Carrie Vaughn. And then I picked two others you might not have heard of. The first is an author who…

No More Kindles?

The big Kindle news today was that Amazon has sold out of the 6 inch Kindle 2 model.  No information forthcoming about when Kindles might be back in stock.  So what does that mean?  It means the Kindle is selling well for one thing, and that’s good news for us Kindle fans.  And what I…

Top Ten Tuesday

Work has been overwhelming lately, and between work and travel I haven’t posted in over a week.  Blogging must have really gotten under my skin because I missed it the whole time – but I’ve just felt too brain dead to post anything.  But this week’s Top Ten Tuesday (from The Broke and The Bookish)…

This Week’s Blog Hop

On this week’s Blog Hop, the question is “What book are you dying to get your hands on?” Well I would always like to get my hands on first edition Oz books, so I’d really really like a beautiful first edition Wizard of Oz.  But I think that’s not quite the point of the question. …

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